Faisal Mahmud

Faisal Mahmud

Rohingya

Rohingya stranded at sea, Bangladesh says not its responsibility

Rights groups urge Dhaka to allow some 500 Rohingya stuck in the Bay of Bengal to come ashore.

Rohingya stranded at sea, Bangladesh says not its responsibility

Bangladesh

Hundreds of doctors in Bangladesh infected with coronavirus

More than 250 doctors test positive as the country's strained healthcare system battles lack of PPE and hospital beds.

Hundreds of doctors in Bangladesh infected with coronavirus

Bangladesh

Diaspora offers helping hand as Bangladesh reels from coronavirus

Bangladeshis abroad in the US are sending funds back home to help millions of poor people amid the COVID-19 outbreak.

Diaspora offers helping hand as Bangladesh reels from coronavirus

Coronavirus pandemic

Bangladesh scientists create $3 kit. Can it help detect COVID-19?

Bangladesh pharma regulator allows mass production of dot blot test kit but researchers say it has its limitations.

Bangladesh scientists create $3 kit. Can it help detect COVID-19?

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: In dense Bangladesh, social distancing a tough task

Measures to prevent COVID-19 faces challenge in Bangladesh - one of the poorest and densest countries in the world.

Coronavirus: In dense Bangladesh, social distancing a tough task

Asia

Coronavirus: Bangladesh founder's birth centenary event postponed

Dhaka postpones event marking Sheikh Mujibur Rahman's birth anniversary in which India's Modi was the chief guest.

Coronavirus: Bangladesh founder's birth centenary event postponed

Asia

Bangladesh celebrates maiden U-19 World Cup cricket victory

Bangladesh has lifted its first ever Under-19 tournament after beating India in Potchefstroom, South Africa.

Bangladesh celebrates maiden U-19 World Cup cricket victory

Rohingya

'Justice served': Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh hail ICJ ruling

UN top court's order asking Myanmar to prevent further genocide of mainly Muslim Rohingya cheered at Cox's Bazar camps.

'Justice served': Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh hail ICJ ruling

Asia

Bangladesh blocks news website accusing minister of corruption

Sweden-based site reported on minister's watch collection which includes a Rolex worth almost as much as his salary.

Bangladesh blocks news website accusing minister of corruption

Asia

Bangladesh editor arrested after report on executed Jamaat leader

Protesters attack Daily Sangram's offices after it called Abdul Quader Molla, who was hanged for war crimes, a 'martyr'.

Bangladesh editor arrested after report on executed Jamaat leader

Bangladesh

Holey Artisan cafe attack: Dhaka court sentences seven to death

Seven people sentenced to death in connection with 2016 attack on Dhaka cafe that left 22 dead.

Holey Artisan cafe attack: Dhaka court sentences seven to death

Women's Rights

Bangladeshi women recount stories of abuse in Saudi Arabia

Female workers returning from Saudi Arabia say they suffered backbreaking working hours and sexual abuse.

Bangladeshi women recount stories of abuse in Saudi Arabia